The Alexander County Sheriffs Office is investigating an incident from Tuesday evening. A reel of fiber optic cable which was the property of AT&T was removed from a location near the intersection of Friendship Church Road and Wayside Church Road. The reel was rolled across the parking lot at Wayside Church and onto private property nearby damaging the cable. Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman estimates the damages to be in excess of $5,000. A report of a green pickup truck being spotted in the area was received by investigators. If you have any information contact the Sheriff’s Office at 828-632-1111 or phone CRIME STOPPERS at 828-632-5555.